Nohl Family History

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Nohl Name Meaning

German: probably a variant of Noll 2, in Switzerland and Tyrol denoting a naive or inept person. Dutch: from a reduced form of the personal name Arnold.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Noll, Nohr, Nehl, Bohl, Ohl, Fohl, Gohl, Pohl, Mohl, Rohlf

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Nohl Family Origin

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Nohl Family Occupations

What did your Nohl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Nohl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Nohl's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nohl family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Hardware Merchant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nohl.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Hardware Merchant

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Saloon Keeper

    8%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Nohl ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Nohl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nohl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nohl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Nohl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Nohl. For the veterans among your Nohl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nohl Life Expectancy

What is the average Nohl lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Nohl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Nohl in 1956 was 62, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nohl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nohl ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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